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Planning In-Situ Testing of Concrete for Strength, Durability and Damages

In-situ testing of concrete for strength, durability, performance and damages includes tests to show conditions of concrete and location of these tests are discussed.

Compaction of Concrete – Methods and Results of Improper Vibration of Concrete

Compaction of concrete is mostly carried out with vibrators. Methods of concrete compactions, types of vibrators and results of poor compaction is discussed.

Corrosion of Steel Reinforcement in Concrete -Causes and Protection

Corrosion of steel reinforcement in concrete is complex. Its Causes, factors influencing it and the protection of reinforcement from corrosion is discussed.

Curing Methods for Different Types of Concrete Construction

Different types of structures / construction require different types of concrete curing methods. The curing method of RCC Slab cannot be applied to RCC...


Quality control of concrete starts with inspection of concrete during pre-placement, during placement and post-placement. Type of inspection of concrete depends on type of...

Concrete Curing Time and Duration -Right Time to Cure Concrete

Concrete Curing Time – The Right Time to Cure Concrete Curing of concrete is defined as the process of maintaining the moisture and temperature conditions...


Concrete structure damages, defects and its prevention Concrete structures get damaged or defective during its lifetime. The causes for such damages or defects can...

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